The Black metal shield is the fifth round shield available to players.

It has less block power compared to Black metal tower shield but can be used to parry enemy attacks.

Upgrade information

Quality 1 2 3
Block power 90 95 100
Durability 200 250 300

• 10 Fine wood
• 8 Black metal
• 5 Chain

• 10 Fine wood
• 4 Black metal
• 2 Chain

• 20 Fine wood
• 8 Black metal
• 4 Chain

Forge level 3 4 5


  • When crafting, players can customize the shield with a few different pre-set designs and colours by clicking the button beneath the item name in the crafting window.
  • When fully upgraded, the Black metal tower shield only has 15% more block power.

    The seven styles of the black metal shield

Melee ClubStone axeTorchFlint axeFlint knifeFlint spearAntler pickaxeStagbreakerCopper knifeBronze atgeirBronze axeBronze maceBronze spearBronze swordBronze pickaxeAncient bark spearTankardBattleaxeIron swordIron axeIron sledgeIron maceIron pickaxeIron atgeirSilver swordFang spearFrostnerAbyssal harpoonAbyssal razorBlackmetal atgeirBlackmetal axeBlackmetal knifeBlackmetal swordPorcupine
Bows Crude bowFinewood bowHuntsman bowDraugr fang
Arrows Wood arrowFire arrowFlinthead arrowBronzehead arrowIronhead arrowSilver arrowObsidian arrowPoison arrowFrost arrowNeedle arrow
Shields Wood shieldWood tower shieldBronze bucklerBanded shieldIron tower shieldSilver shieldSerpent scale shieldBlack metal shieldBlack metal tower shield
Consumables Ooze bomb
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